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Season 1

1 :01x01 - Afternoon of a Cowboy

Oct/01/1961
Jed Colby, who abandoned his family years before, returns to Sunrise when he learns that his son has been accused of murder.
Guest Stars: Steve Cochran as Jed Colby | Dean Stockwell as Buzz Shelby | Bobby Buntrock as Jonathan | Bethel Leslie as Flo | Anne Helm as Shirley | Shirley O'Hara as Mattie
Story: Rex O'Haogain | Teleplay: Sally Benson

2 :01x02 - Success Story

Oct/08/1961
A man who left Sunrise years earlier to seek his fortune returns to the town a very wealthy man. He then tries to woo away his old love from her husband.
Guest Stars: Coleen Gray as Mary Ann | Adrienne Marden as Mrs. Drayton | Mark Miller (1) as Dick | Wendell Holmes as Drayton | Felicia Farr as Judy | James Whitmore as Victor Brandt
Director: Arthur Hiller
Story: Rex O'Haogain | Teleplay: Luther Davis

3 :01x03 - The Resurrection of Annie Ahearn

Oct/15/1961
Aspiring actress Patricia Parker steps off the bus in Sunrise. She's sure that she's never been to the town before but several sites begin to look hauntingly familiar to her.
Guest Stars: Alice Frost as Mrs. Ahearn | James Brolin as Deputy | Anne Seymour as Mrs. Grimes | Diane Baker as Patricia Parker
Director: Don Medford

4 :01x04 - The Covering Darkness

Oct/22/1961
A seemingly All-American couple are in reality a pair of con artists out to fleece a recent sweepstakes winner.
Guest Stars: Paul Kent as Bartel | Charlene Brooks as Mrs. Bartel | Mary Gregory as Esther | June Walker as Ma Cramer | Barbara Baxley as Millie Ellison | Robert Redford as Art Ellison
Director: Robert Altman

5 :01x05 - Portrait of a Hero

Oct/29/1961
A handsome opportunist joins a country club and begins playing a mean game of tennis along with three gullible women.
Guest Stars: Allen Remsen as Bus Driver | Dolores Michaels as Louise Willis | Luana Anders as Jane | Nina Foch as Peggy | John Larch as Arthur Simms | Rod Taylor as Johnny Jones
Director: Robert Altman

6 :01x06 - The Glass Jungle

Nov/05/1961
Both a university professor and a detective become suspects in the death of a blackmailing young woman.
Guest Stars: Reita Green as Carolyn Grayson | Bernard Kates as Coroner | Dennis Richards (2) as Ames | Bob Harris (3) as Deputy | Claudia Bryar as Miss Toland | Patricia Donahue as Virginia Duncan | Nehemiah Persoff as Dr. Emil Kroger | Lloyd Nolan as guest star
Director: Francis D. Lyon
Writer: Norman Jacob

7 :01x07 - Cherie

Nov/12/1961
Stranded at the diner are a third-rate lounge singer and a lovesick cowboy who wants to marry her.
Guest Stars: Buddy Ebsen as Virgil Blessing | Gary Lockwood as Bo | Joseph Cotten as Wheelwright | Tuesday Weld as Cherie
Director: Don Siegel
Story: William Inge | Teleplay: Robert Blees

8 :01x08 - Accessory by Consent

Nov/19/1961
A man accepts responsibility for killing a pedestrian in a car accident despite interference from his boss.
Guest Stars: Jack Warden as Joe Harrison | Nancy Gates as Helen Harrison | John Williams (1) as guest star | Ludi Claire as Peggy
Director: Robert Altman
Story: Stephen Becker | Teleplay: Gilbert Ralston

9 :01x09 - The Man from Bootstrap

Nov/26/1961
New Sunrise resident Virgil Blessing is arrested by an overzealous constable on charges that he escaped from the constable's custody 25 years ago.
Guest Stars: Burt Mustin as Creepy | Jean Byron as Helen Adamson | Kathleen Freeman as Dimity Sue | Edgar Buchanan as Judge Neal | Jack Carson (1) as Veal Gowdy | Buddy Ebsen as Virgil Blessing
Director: Joseph Pevney

10 :01x10 - A Lion Walks Among Us

Dec/03/1961
An arrogant young hoodlum named Luke Freeman arrives in Sunrise and begins committing acts of violence that include robbery and murder.
Guest Stars: Owen Bush as Homer King | Perry Ivins as Jordan | Robert Ridgely as Sweetwater | Bernard Kates as Coroner | Roy Engel as Judge | Dabbs Greer as Lefty | Jenny Maxwell as Linda | Philip Abbott as Oliver West | Dianne Foster as Sally Wagner | Fabian as Luke Freeman
Director: Robert Altman
Story: Tom Wicker | Teleplay: Ellis Kadison

11 :01x11 - Call Back Yesterday

Dec/10/1961
A recently divorced woman returns to her hometown of Sunrise in order to renew an old romance.
Guest Stars: Joanne Ross as Mrs. Barnes | Katherine Squire as Mrs. Wylie | Frank Overton as Jim Wylie | Geraldine Brooks as Katherine Barnes | David Hedison as Max Hendricks

12 :01x12 - ...And the Pursuit of Evil

Dec/17/1961
A detective follows an ex-convict to Sunrise because he thinks the man can lead him to a fortune in hidden gold.
Guest Stars: Crahan Denton as Clay Bostwick | Keenan Wynn as Ted Hannibal | James MacArthur as Thomas Quincy Hagan
Director: Robert Altman

13 :01x13 - The Runaways

Dec/24/1961
A gardener and the governor's daughter elope to Sunrise only to discover that they have nothing in common.
Guest Stars: Dick Sargent as Wesley | Arch Johnson as Kelsey | Parley Baer as Bisbee | David Winters as Omar Kelsey | Joan Tompkins as Sarah Jenkins | Fred Clark as Governor Jenkins | Lynn Loring as Annabel Jenkins
Director: Arthur Hiller
Story: Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. | Teleplay: Sally Benson

14 :01x14 - Jaws of Darkness

Dec/31/1961
Karen Howard, who's driving cross-country, gives a ride to Gloria White. Karen is unaware that Gloria is a psychotic jewel thief.
Guest Stars: Stewart Bradley as Cliff | Jennifer Gillespie as Connie | Madlyn Rhue as Gloria White | Coleen Gray as Karen Howard

15 :01x15 - Summer Lightning

Jan/07/1962
Alan Billings has a complicated love life. He's just proposed marriage to two women--and they've both accepted.
Guest Stars: Steve Forrest as Alan Billings | Phyllis Love as Clara Hoffman | Beverly Garland as Janie | Paul Langton as Bob Pearson
Director: Robert Altman
Story: John Whittier | Teleplay: Harry Kleiner

16 :01x16 - Cry to Heaven

Jan/14/1962
District Attorney Wagner travels to New York after his cousin, an aspiring writer, is found murdered.
Guest Stars: Neil Hamilton (1) as Bruce Gordon | Arlene Martel as Claire Perkins | Jason Evers as Tony Stratton | Ellen Burstyn as Phyllis Dunning | Nina Foch as Kitty Blaine | Simon Oakland as Sgt. Brokaw | Richard Conte as Oren Dunning

17 :01x17 - The Stubborn Stumbos

Jan/21/1962
The government tries to purchase land for a new highway from three hard-headed brothers.
Guest Stars: Don Megowan as Bob Stumbo | Earl Holliman as Allen Stumbo | Claude Akins as Harry Stumbo
Director: Richard L. Bare
Story: Jean Muir | Teleplay: Edmund Hartmann

18 :01x18 - Turn Home Again

Jan/28/1962
Mark Gateson returns to Sunrise after spending several years in prison for killing his wife. Insisting upon his innocence, he offers a monetary reward for the real killer.
Guest Stars: Robert Rockwell as Newscaster | George N. Neise as Potter | Jack Grinnage as Clerk | Angela Greene as Mrs. Hendricks | Oscar Beregi, Jr. as Erikberg | Jack Albertson as Lawson | Grant Richards as Frank | Joyce Van Patten as Betty | Ruth Roman as Louisa | Wendell Corey as Mark Gateson
Story: Howard Browne | Teleplay: Harry Kleiner

19 :01x19 - How Does Charlie Feel?

Feb/04/1962
After lawyer Charlie Vansinger is unexpectedly elected governor he decides that he doesn't want the job.
Guest Stars: Ray Teal as George Vansinger | J. Pat O'Malley as Walter Horne | John Haymes Newton as Carl Cummings | Barry Kelley as Mike Higgins | Diana Lynn as Sharon Vansinger | Cliff Robertson as Charlie Vansinger
Director: Richard L. Bare
Writer: Roy Huggins

20 :01x20 - Put Your Dreams Away

Feb/11/1962
A middle-aged businessman becomes infatuated with a runaway teenaged girl.
Guest Stars: Marilyn Harvey as June | Carl Benton Reid as Overton | Felicia Farr as Carol Wells | Gary Merrill as Frank Everest
Director: Ted Post
Story: Howard Brown (2) | Teleplay: Harry Kleiner

21 :01x21 - The Opposite Virtues

Feb/18/1962
A businessman is promoted because he gave crucial testimony in a murder case.
Guest Stars: Michael Parks as guest star | George Hamilton as guest star | Jeanette Nolan as Cammie Blake | Robert F. Simon as Paul Kent | Leora Dana as Katherine Benson | Lew Ayres as John Benson
Director: Herman Hoffman

22 :01x22 - The Ordeal of Kevin Brooke

Feb/25/1962
A man finds a valise containing a fortune and wonders whether or not he can get away with keeping it.
Guest Stars: Joan O'Brien as Julie | Lawrence Tierney as Swede | William Windom as Ed Henderson | Patricia Owens as Connie Brooke | Mark Stevens as Kevin Brooke
Director: James B. Clark
Story: Rex O'Haogain | Teleplay: Frank Fenton

23 :01x23 - Door Without a Key

Mar/04/1962
A detective poses as a salesman in order to apprehend a payroll robber.
Guest Stars: George Kane as Arnold | Richard X. Slattery as Marty Logan | John Zaremba as Zimmerman | Anne Loos as guest star | Robert Colbert as Hagen | Pippa Scott as Betty Sloane | Howard Duff as Steve Martick
Director: Robert Altman
Story: Robert Altman | Teleplay: Howard Browne

24 :01x24 - Verdict of 12

Mar/11/1962
Two lovers are arrested and put on trial for the murder of the boy's aunt and uncle.
Guest Stars: Roy Engel as Judge | Justice Watson as Leonard | Whit Bissell as Mitchell | Barbara Dana as Ann Landor | Steve Harris (3) as Ron Slawson | Jay C. Flippen as Mike Carmody | John Kerr (2) as Jim Carmody | Everett Sloane as Davison | Richard Carlson as George Whaley
Director: Felix Feist

25 :01x25 - County General

Mar/18/1962
A doctor and a social worker try to help a young lad who's become mute after undergoing a physical beating.
Guest Stars: Frank Lovejoy as Lt. Kincaid | Pat Rossen as Billy Cullum | Sherwood Price as Freddie Blaine | Donald May as Dr. Paul Larson | Dianne Foster as Barbara Cullum
Director: Robert Altman

26 :01x26 - I Kiss Your Shadow

Mar/25/1962
The memory of his fiancee's death in a car crash drives a man to the brink of insanity.
Guest Stars: George Grizzard as Joe Elliott | Joanne Linville as Donna Gibson | Alfred Ryder as Doug Gibson | Bernard Kates as Ralph | Walter Brooke as Corliss | Stefan Schnabel as Dr. Barton
Director: John Newland
Story: Robert Bloch | Teleplay: Barry Trivers
Classification: Scripted
Genre: Drama
Status: Canceled/Ended
Network: ABC ( USA)
Airs: Sundays at 09:00 pm
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: October 01, 1961
Ended: March 25, 1962
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